Community Service Volunteer Opportunities
Ongoing Service Opportunities
Bethany House is a home for women and children who are in transition. Volunteers would be needed to read to the children, help stock shelves, prepare meals, etc. If interested, please contact Julie Chantra in Campus Ministry, (585) 385-8368 or email@example.com for more details.
Monday-Thursday: Volunteers needed to assist with swimming, classrooms, adult recreation, soccer clinics. If interested, contact Tina Bennett at (585) 334-6000 x321 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Up to 10 volunteers needed to sort, label, package, and distribute food. Please contact Jim at (585) 328-3380 x149.
Foodlink - Cooking Matters
Cooking Matters classes empower families with the skills to cook healthy and affordable meals. Foodlink is looking for volunteers to help share their love of food. Contact email@example.com or (585) 328-3380 to volunteer.
Volunteers needed for a variety of tasks including recreation, room visits, gift shop, etc. If interested, contact Linda Morrow at (585) 385-0219 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Habitat for Humanity
Monday-Saturday, 9-4pm: 6 volunteers per house, need a full day commitment or volunteer in their restore. Contact Teresa Bianchi at (585) 697-2012 or email@example.com.
Mount Hope Cemetery Clean Up
Landscape volunteers help with routine landscaping maintenance (such as mulching, weeding, raking, and planting) and special projects. Events are held every 2nd Saturday of the month, from 9 a.m. - noon, April through November. In addition, the cemetery hosts other cleanups throughout the year. Contact Maria Fisher at (585) 428-7736 or visit the Mount Hope Cemetery website.
Pittsford Village Farmers Market
Volunteers are needed from 3:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. every Thursday from June 5 - October 16. Help is needed for setup and cleanup, directing parking, assisting with the welcome tent, community table, kids' activity tent, cooking demo tent, and more. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Rochester General Hospital
Volunteers are needed in a variety of ways including patient discharge, gift shop, etc. Contact Rick Palmiero at (585) 922-2927 or email@example.com.
Ronald McDonald House
Volunteer are need to clean, cook, sort food, and other tasks that may be needed. Contact Kathy Keenahan at (585) 442-5437 x3 or Kathy.firstname.lastname@example.org.
Volunteer to assist refugees, while sorting through donations and delivering them to their homes. Contact Michele Quinn at (585) 385-6860 or Michele@saintsplace.org.
Kitchen assistants, Thanksgiving and Christmas meals, Red Kettle Campaign, Angel Tree, Christmas Toy Shop Set-Up and Distribution of Toys. Contact Lindsay Kroboth at (585) 987-9500 x2318 or Lindsay.email@example.com.
"Speaking from the Heart" is a coffee hour during which refugees are invited to converse with Americans who are open to them and supportive of their efforts to express themselves in English. The group meets every other Sunday from 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. at Spiritus Christi Church. Please Contact Karen Heavey at (585) 563-6829 or at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Volunteer in after school programs or volunteer within the classroom assisting teachers. Contact Bruce Pollock at (585) 218-0038 or email@example.com.
Volunteers of America
Volunteers help in a variety of ways at different locations throughout the Rochester area. Contact Nicole King at (585) 402-7204 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Upcoming Community Service Events
Sat., April 11, 2015 at 8:00 AMLet's "Color the Roc"! Dozens of volunteers will be helping local city schools in Rochester paint, prime, and repair schools. PCC is an ongoing tradition with Fisher and we would love for you and your friends to get involved! Email email@example.com if you are interested! Transportation is provided and all volunteers get a free PCC t-shirt!
Fri., April 17, 2015 to Sat., April 18, 2015Join Colleges Against Cancer (CAC) and the American Cancer Society (ACS) for this inspirational 12-hour event to celebrate and honor all those who have been affected by cancer. The 2015 event theme is "CAC Loves the 90s!" The event will be filled with ceremonies, games, events, food, and performances.